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Parte de los terrenos que situados sobre las vertientes por la izquierda al rio Nus han sido reconocidos :: Cartografía histórica

Parte de los terrenos que situados sobre las vertientes por la izquierda al rio Nus han sido reconocidos :: Cartografía histórica

This is an 1804 copy of perhaps the first ‘modern’ world map, made by the Venetian monk Fra Mauro in about 1450. It points south because 15th-century compasses were south-pointing. It shows the Portuguese discoveries in Africa and questioned the authority of medieval and classical sources. Intended for display in Venice, it emphasizes the feats of Marco Polo. The British East India Company commissioned this copy, thus implying that Britain was heir to the Portuguese empire.

Magnificent Maps: Cartography as Power, Propaganda, and Art

An 1804 copy of the first ‘modern’ world map, made by the Venetian monk Fra Mauro in about and more magnificent maps as power, propaganda, and art from The British Library.

Baptista Boazio, Drake’s attack on St. Augustine, Florida, May 28–30, 1586. (Rare Books and Special Collections Division, Library of Congress)

[Map and views illustrating Sir Francis Drake's West Indian voyage,

(Map of Prussia in the 1860s) Short history lesson: Prussia was a empire in the Germanic region. And is now the eastern part of Germany once dissolved in the 1900's.

(Carte de la Prusse : 1860 ) Short history lesson: Prussia was a empire in the Germanic region. And is now the eastern part of Germany once dissolved in the

Carthagenam civitatem expvgnat :: Cartografía histórica

Carthagenam civitatem expvgnat :: Cartografía histórica

Cartagena de Indias XVIII Virreinato de Nueva Granada

1585 Sir Francis Drake Cartagena Sea Monster Map - in Art, Art Posters

Chad Gerth: empty lots

Chad Gerth: empty lots apply vacant lots to transect? how cares for each (USFS>City/County>HOA> residents)

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